WTF Happened to Idiocracy?

Last Updated on August 2, 2021

WTF Happened To This Movie? – The JoBlo series that looks at troubled productions, curious creative decisions, box-office failures, surprising successes, and cult favorites! Mike Judge found massive success with his “Beavis and Butt-Head” TV series, but the transition to live-action proved far more difficult.

After the box office failure of Office Space in 1999, Judge’s next effort Idiocracy fared even worse in 2006, with the studio practically burying his movie. But in the years since, the social satire found a cult following and became part of the pop culture landscape with its depiction of a moronic future. Mutilate your thirst and find out “WTF Happened to IDIOCRACY!”

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About the Author

Chris Bumbray began his career with JoBlo as the resident film critic (and James Bond expert) way back in 2007, and he has stuck around ever since, being named editor-in-chief in 2021. A voting member of the CCA and a Rotten Tomatoes-approved critic, you can also catch Chris discussing pop culture regularly on CTV News Channel.